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Announcements | 16 Oct 2018

Twenty-five Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health services across the nation are undertaking facility upgrades and repairs, thanks to more than $2.7 million in funding from the Service Maintenance Program.

Announcements | 13 Oct 2018

The Mobile Black Spot Program rollout has now passed 600 base stations across Australia.

Announcements | 12 Oct 2018

A new $13 million Community Safety and Security Facility will be built on Saibai Island – the first multi-agency facility to be constructed in the Torres Strait.

Federal Leichhardt MP Warren Entsch, who visited Saibai Island this week to make the announcement, said the facility is expected to be a base for federal and state policing, community safety, security and community agencies, making their services more accessible for the island’s 500 residents.

Announcements | 12 Oct 2018

The Morrison Government is rolling out the next stage of the immediate testing and treatment of syphilis in Indigenous communities.

Announcements | 12 Oct 2018

The Australian Government’s $125 million mental health research mission has made child and youth mental health, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health, and eating disorders the priorities for its first round of funding.

Announcements | 12 Oct 2018

More than 900 additional First Nations people in remote Australia will have access to residential and home aged care services close to family, home or country, thanks to Australian Government funding.

Announcements | 11 Oct 2018

The Coalition Government is investing $21 million to expand microbusiness support and microfinance services into regional and remote Australia.

Announcements | 11 Oct 2018

The Coalition Government is embedding Indigenous participation requirements in major infrastructure projects as part of its drive to stimulate economic development in remote communities.

Announcements | 9 Oct 2018
  • $535,000 for the Arafura Swamp Rangers to expand commercial crocodile harvesting business.
  • This Indigenous Entrepreneurs Fund (IEF) investment will enable equipment upgrades and create six new jobs.
  • The IEF is part of the Coalition Government’s $5 billion Indigenous Advancement Strategy (IAS).

The Coalition Government is announcing a $535,000 boost to Indigenous entrepreneurs in the Arnhem Land community of Ramingining, as part of Indigenous Business Month celebrations.

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